Muscle Car Nationals

Chip Foose Joins Builder Booth

Larry Jewett - February 19, 2014 09:03 AM


Chip Foose

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The O’Reilly Auto Parts Street Machine & Muscle Car Nationals presented by Lucas Oil is set to roll out customs from renowned pro builders including Chip Foose and top names from SO-CAL Speed Shop at Fairplex on Saturday, March 22 and Sunday, March 23. From car buffs to casual enthusiasts, this weekend-long auto extravaganza offers something for everyone including high-performance muscle cars, pro-touring cars, street machines and more.
“Customs from the big name builders just keep pouring in and we are thrilled to have a Pro Builders Pavilion packed with vehicles from so many of the industry’s top names including Chip Foose and Jimmy Shine,” said Street Machine & Muscle Car Nationals Marketing Manager Jessica Kirchner. “This is a great place for car fans to see these iconic vehicles up-close and even meet some famous builders.”
The Pro Builder’s Pavilion will headline this automotive extravaganza with a dazzling collection of the hottest magazine feature cars from the country’s top builders including:

• The Chip Foose Experience – The coolest customs from Chip Foose will anchor the Pro Builders Pavilion including the P-32 Roadster, paying homage to rat rods and featuring design elements of WWII era warplanes; and the iconic Hemisfear with a mix of supercar, custom and hot rod styling.
• SO-CAL Speed Shop – Home to some of the finest traditional hot rods, race cars, customs and mid-sixties supercars, the SO-CAL Speed Shop will roll exciting rides into Pomona including John De Vine’s LS-7 powered by a 1966 Chevelle; Richard Varner’s 675-hp So-Cal Coyote Roadster; Jimmy Shine’s 1934 Ford Pick-Up; and ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons 1961 Caddy Coupe De Ville.
• The Pro Builder’s Pavilion will also feature customs from Alan Palmer (Palmer Customs), Adam Berg (Setting Trendz) and Troy Martin (Full Scale Hot Rids & Customs).

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